New South Wales wave conditions

These images represent the current wave height and wave period up to two hours ago. 


Tweed Heads


Tweed Heads wave height and period

Byron Bay


Coffs Harbour


wave

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Crowdy Head

Crowdy Head wave Height

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Sydney


wave

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Port Kembla


wave

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Batemans Bay

Batemans Bay Wave Height

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Eden

wave

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